Movies like House of the Dead

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House of the Dead (2003)
 2.1
 36K
House of the Dead (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set on an island off the coast, a techno rave party attracts a diverse group of college coeds and a Coast Guard officer. Soon, they discover that their X-laced escapades are to be interrupted by zombies and monsters that attack them on the ground, from the air, and in the sea, ruled by an evil entity in the House of the Dead... Prequel to the House of the Dead video games.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, stylized, tense, disturbing, exciting, serious, surprise ending, gothic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rave, zombie, island, survival, danger, teenage life, chaos, gory, deadly, brutality, mad scientist, party, murder, mercilessness, deadly creature, zombie attack, weapons, shot to death, supernatural, violence spree, chases and races, chaos and mayhem, isolation, escapades, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., seattle washington

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Most similar movies to House of the Dead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, rough and suspenseful films with plots about deadly, danger, gory, escapades, survival, gore and blood mostly in Horror, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like House of the Dead: World War Z (2013), Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010), Chanbara Beauty (2008), Aftershock (2012), BloodRayne: The Third Reich (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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World War Z (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Malta
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies. After barely escaping the chaos, Lane is ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, epic, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, zombie apocalypse, save the world, end of the world, scientist, epidemic, plague, deadly virus, infected, asthma, un ...
Time: future, year 1973
Place: new jersey, philadelphia, jerusalem, israel, canada ...
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100%
Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, France, Canada, UK, China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a world ravaged by a virus infection, turning its victims into the Undead, Alice continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety. Her deadly battle with the Umbrella Corporation reaches new heights, but Alice gets some ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, future dystopia, female warrior, apocalypse, good versus evil, deadly virus, survival, zombie apocalypse, powerful corporation, biohazard, infected ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa, tokyo, california, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
House of the Dead 2 (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Guesta Verde University, the deranged Professor Curien is trying to bring back the dead, killing students for the experiment. There is an outbreak of zombies in the campus, and the government sends a NSA medical research team, formed by Dr. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, slasher, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos and mayhem, danger, deadly, military, vampire, supernatural, soldier, deadly creature, college, survival, plague ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Chanbara Beauty (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The dead have risen to feast on the flesh of the living, and just when it seems that all hope for humanity has been lost, bikini girls with machine guns take one last shot at saving mankind from certain extinction. In the near future, a deranged ...
Style: serious, stylized, rough, scary, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, katana, experiment gone awry, supernatural, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, gory, chaos, rivalry, deadly, martial arts, mad scientist ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 4.8
 12K
Aftershock (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Chile
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mayhem and death follow when an earthquake traps a group of tourists in a Chilean town.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forces of nature, survival, chaos, deadly, earthquake, tsunami, danger, violence spree, escapades, profanity, gory, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america, santiago chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Day of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Day of the Dead is a horror film which is nominally a quasi-remake of George A. Romero's classic zombie film of the same name, which was the third in Romero's Dead series. The film is directed by Steve Miner (who also directed Friday the ...
Style: scary, rough, suspense, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, quarantine, small town, virus, soldier, survival, deadly creature, race against time, danger, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, France, Canada, South Africa, Australia, UK, Japan, China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Picking up immediately after the events in Resident Evil: Retribution, Alice (Milla Jovovich) is the only survivor of what was meant to be humanity's final stand against the undead. Now, she must return to where the nightmare began - The Hive ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: post apocalypse, end of the world, survival horror, chaos, post apocalyptic, female fighter, zombie apocalypse, strong female lead, distopia, zombie, bio weapon, female warrior ...
Time: future
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
BloodRayne: The Third Reich (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Rayne fights against the Nazis in Europe during World War II, encountering Ekart Brand, a Nazi leader whose target is to inject Adolf Hitler with Rayne's blood in an attempt to transform him into a dhampir and attain immortality.
Style: exciting, captivating, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female fighter, vampire, battles, world war two, superhero, sword fight, female protagonist, good versus evil, supernatural, imaginary, danger, against humanity ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: europe, croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 4.9
 52K
Ghosts of Mars (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Melanie Ballard (Natasha Henstridge) is a hard nosed police chief in the year 2025. She and a police snatch squad are sent to Mars to apprehend a dangerous criminal James Williams (Ice Cube). Mars has been occupied by humans for some time and they ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mars, zombie, ghost, ghost town, survival, martial arts, chaos, supernatural, danger, alien possession, graphic violence, jail ...
Time: future, 22nd century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Australia, Germany, UK, USA, Mexico, Canada, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Years after the Racoon City catastrophe, survivors travel across the Nevada desert, hoping to make it to Alaska. Alice joins the caravan and their fight against hordes of zombies and the evil Umbrella Corp.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, one man army, post apocalypse, danger, heroine, supernatural, zombie apocalypse, monster, plague, infected, experiment gone awry ...
Time: future
Place: utah, salt lake city utah, las vegas, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Wrong Turn 2: Dead End (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Retired military commander Colonel Dale Murphy hosts the simulated post-apocalyptic reality show where participants are challenged to survive a remote West Virginia wasteland. But the show turns into a nightmarish showdown when each realizes they ...
Style: slasher, scary, bloody, brutal, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: incest, survival, danger, cannibalism, tv show, violence, murder, chase, childbirth, axe, trap, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.1
 14K
Far Cry (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jack Carver, a former member of the Special Forces takes the journalist Valerie Cardinal to an Island to visit her uncle Max who is working in a Military complex on the Island. As they arrive Valerie gets captured by the minions of Doctor Krüger. ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, heroes, chase, escapades, danger, journalism, island, mad scientist, chases and races, investigation, soldier, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.6
 10K
Venom (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Venom is a fright-filled voodoo thriller loaded with a sizzling cast of the screen's hottest young stars. Set deep in the eerie swamps of southern Louisiana - Agnes Bruckner (Murder By Numbers), Jonathan Jackson (Tuck Everlasting) and Meagan ...
Style: scary, slasher, rough, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: swamp, voodoo, back from the dead, danger, survival, youth, serial killer, teenage life, monster, zombie, snake, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Night of the Living Dead (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this remake of the original classic film, a group of people are trapped inside a farmhouse as legions of the walking dead try to get inside and use them for food.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, brutal, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, survival, chaos, back from the dead, cannibalism, danger, woman in danger, small town, apocalypse, death, hell on earth, farmhouse ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1990, 90s, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, america, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.5
 21K
Nightbreed (1990)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A troubled young man is drawn to a mythical place called Midian where a variety of monsters are hiding from humanity.
Style: dark fantasy, gothic, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, serial killer, murder, supernatural, afterlife, escape, heroic mission, obsessive quest, social misfits, insanity, psychiatrist, zombie ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Swamp Zombies!!! (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A chief physician at a large metropolitan hospital is formulating a serum to resurrect recently deceased "patients".When his facility comes under inspection from the federal government, the doctor is forced to dispose of the ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspense, neo noir
Plot: zombie, martial arts, survival, experiment gone awry, escapades, supernatural, mad scientist, danger, deadly, rivalry, deadly creature, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, UK, Canada, USA, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: As the city is locked down under quarantine, Alice joins a small band of elite soldiers, enlisted to rescue the missing daughter of the creator of the mutating T-virus. It's a heart-pounding race against time as the group faces off against ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, rough, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, distopia, zombie apocalypse, rescue, post apocalypse, monster, mutant, future dystopia, powerful corporation, policewoman, quarantine, killer dog ...
Time: future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Dead & Deader (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lt. Bobby Quinn is a Special Forces commando killed during a recon mission in the Cambodian jungle. But when Quinn interrupts his own stateside autopsy, he discovers that the rest of his dead squad has been resurrected with a ravenous apetite for ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, infection, plastic surgeon, plague, escapades, supernatural, a.i., apocalypse, survival, danger, deadly, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 6.7
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Resident Evil (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a virus leaks from a top-secret facility, turning all resident researchers into ravenous zombies and their lab animals into mutated hounds from hell, the government sends in an elite military task force to contain the outbreak. Alice and Rain ...
Style: scary, suspense, futuristic, bloody, macabre ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, bio weapon, virus, infected, experiment gone awry, mutant, quarantine, survival, imaginary, gory, monster ...
Time: future, near future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.9
 3K
Arachnid (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Arachnid is a 2001 film directed by Jack Sholder. In this movie, giant killer spiders menace survivors of a plane crash.
Style: rough, suspenseful, suspense, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spider, giant spider, survival, island, mutation, alien, human versus monster, heroic mission, danger, isolation, rescue, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.8
 26K
Zombie (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A zombie is found aboard a boat off the New York coast which belongs to a famous scientist. A journalist travels to the Antilles with the daughter of the scientist. They discover a terrifying disease which is turning the islanders into horrifying ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, cannibalism, voodoo, island, back from the dead, shark, plague, gory, mad scientist, supernatural, survival, cure ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three scouts and lifelong friends join forces with one badass cocktail waitress to become the world’s most unlikely team of heroes. When their peaceful town is ravaged by a zombie invasion, they’ll fight for the badge of a lifetime and put ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, bloody, scary ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, apocalypse, survival, friendship, danger, gory, teenager, strip club, boy scout, youth, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.3
 9K
The Forsaken (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man is in a race against time as he searches for a cure after becoming infected with a virus that will eventually turn him into a blood-sucking vampire.
Style: scary, rough, road movie, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hitchhiker, vampire, virus, on the road, danger, desert, vampire human love, supernatural, vampire slayer, gory, infected, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, colorado, arizona, usa, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 6.1
 12K
The Crazies (1973)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Citizens of a small town are infected by a biological weapon that causes its victims to become violently insane. As uninfected citizens struggle to survive, the military readies its own response.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: epidemic, hazmat suit, plague, quarantine, virus, bio weapon, survival, on the run, danger, rescue, race against time, scientist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, vietnam, usa, asia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.2
 2K
After Death (1989)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Italy, Philippines
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A woman goes back to the island where her parents were killed. They had been working on a cure for cancer and accidentally raised the dead by angering a voodoo priest. With the woman is a group of mercenaries and they meet up with some other ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: voodoo, zombie, supernatural, exploding head, jungle, monster, gore, military, cancer, deadly, chases and races, chaos ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.5
 162K
Evil Dead (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, New Zealand, Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Evil Dead, the fourth installment of the Evil Dead franchise, serving as both a reboot and as a loose continuation of the series, features Mia, a young woman struggling with sobriety, heads to a remote cabin with a group of friends where the ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, bloody, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: demons, gory, supernatural, zombie, survival, demon, friendship, blood, curses spells and rituals, isolation, rape, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Anaconda 3: Offspring (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cancer-terminal tycoon Peter Murdoch's secret Wexel Hall Pharmaceuticals lab has developed a blood orchid extract cure. To examine why it works optimally in snakes, they also bread a super-anaconda strain. But the original pair escapes, leaving ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant snake, survival, snake, dangerous animal, human versus animal, experiment gone awry, plague, heroic mission, supernatural, danger, race against time, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 2K
Evil (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Greece
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An evil force is awakened in downtown Athens transforming the unsuspecting citizens into raving zombies. The few survivors will have to fight hard for their lives. To the death.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, captivating, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, danger, survival, deadly, gory, curses spells and rituals, zombie apocalypse, zombie attack, blood, brutality, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, europe, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Survival of the Dead (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On an island off the coast of North America, local residents simultaneously fight a zombie epidemic while hoping for a cure to return their un-dead relatives back to their human state.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, scary, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, island, survival, gory, violence spree, deadly, group of strangers, chaos, danger, supernatural, siege ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: delaware, usa, philadelphia, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.9
 5K
Zombi 3 (1988)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, Philippines
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a terrorist's body, infected with a stolen chemical, is recovered by the US military, the corpse is cremated, unintentionally releasing the virus/bacteria into the atmosphere over a small island. Soon the infected populace mutate into ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, slasher ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, pregnancy, hotel, terrorist, gore, corpse, military, scientist, living dead, soldier, on the run, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%